Chris Bohjalian

Chris Bohjalian is the author of twelve novels, including the New York Times bestsellers, Secrets of Eden, The Double Bind, Skeletons at the Feast, and Midwives.  His work has been translated into twenty-six languages.  He lives in Vermont with his wife and daughter.   Visit him at or .

Books by this Author

The Sandcastle Girls
The Night Strangers
Secrets of Eden
Skeletons at the Feast

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. "Have we learned nothing?"

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. Barack Obama

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. Impatience and micro-management.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. I tend to prefer moral ambiguity to straight out evil.

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. Pecorino cheese


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